Hispanic Theatre of San Diego Collection

collection

Hispanic Theatre of San Diego

Campus:
San Diego State University
Library:
Library and Information Access
Subject(s):
Hispanic Theatre of San Diego – Archives ; Mexican American artists -- California -- San Diego -- Biography – Sources ; Mexican American authors -- California -- San Diego -- Biography – Sources ; Mexican American dramatists -- California -- San Diego -- Biography – Sources ; Mexican American theater -- California -- San Diego -- History – Sources ; Sierra-Oliva, Jesus -- Archives
Description:
The Hispanic Theatre of San Diego records includes scores of Sierra-Oliva's musical creations, original artwork, play scripts, photographs, programs, video and cassette tapes of his productions, and correspondence. The primary foci of his creative talents were Walt Whitman and his Leaves of Grass, the Masonic music of Mozart, the soprano Maria Callas, Maximilian and Carlotta and the history of Mexico, the poet Garcia Lorca, and Mexican painters Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo. The records also include personal papers relating to the life and family of theater founder Jesus Sierra-Oliva.
Dates covered:
1923-2008
Language(s):
English; Spanish
Collection Size:
40.14 linear feet
For more information:
Additional Information (Finding Aid Database)
Additional Information (the PAC)
Citation Sample:
Identification of item, folder title, box number, Hispanic Theatre of San Diego Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.
Collection policy:
This collection is open for research. The copyright interests in the materials found in this collection have been transferred to San Diego State University. Special Collections and University Archives can only grant permission to publish materials for which it is the copyright holder.